news + articles

 
Jun102016
happy african woman with travel bag and smartphone

Powerful App TravelSmart version 2.0 launched

BY rcmaweb|Media|Tips for Planners|LEAVE A COMMENT

Allianz Global Assistance—a travel insurance and assistance provider—has launched Version 2.0 of its free smartphone app for travelers.  Named TravelSmart, the app provides travelers with real-time flight information, medical resources, international emergency numbers, access to travel insurance information and one-touch dialing to reach travel assistance and customer service. A few new features include: Access to […]

READ THE FULL STORY ▶▶
Dec152015
Melvin Tennant headshot

DMO Execs Share Expertise on Meetings Industry Issues

BY admin|Conferences|Media|Suppliers|LEAVE A COMMENT

Destination marketing organizations have long been the go-to resource for meeting and event planners, especially those in the faith-based area. DMOs are adept at destination marketing and management essentials such as mediating hotel relationships, securing transportation providers, identifying special event venues, planning convention center usage, navigating governmental regulations and many others. With the hospitality industry […]

READ THE FULL STORY ▶▶
Mar312015

Convention Center 3.0

BY Jocelyn Kerr|Media|Tips for Planners|LEAVE A COMMENT

Tech-fueled, high-end and accessible, these aren’t your father’s meeting spaces To meet the needs of increasingly tech-fueled exhibitions and events, convention centers across the country are upgrading their facilities and rolling out high-end exhibit spaces and improved accessibility for visitors.  Buildings that have been hosting conventions and events for decades are getting facelifts and technology […]

READ THE FULL STORY ▶▶
Feb32015

EMERGE 2015 Highlights

BY Mark Novelli|Conferences|Media|RCMA News|LEAVE A COMMENT

RCMA’s Emerge Conference 2015 was hosted in Birmingham, Alabama, and featured an unforgettable look at the city’s many attractions, from an opening reception at the Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum to a decadent dessert reception at the Alabama Sports Hall of Fame. Along with inspirational keynote speakers, useful educational sessions and this year’s tradeshow with expanded […]

READ THE FULL STORY ▶▶
Jul82014

“4 questions Everyone Should Ask” with Jon Acuff

BY Mark Novelli|Conferences|Media|Tips for Planners|LEAVE A COMMENT

We are excited that Jon Acuff will be joining us for a keynote presentation at EMERGE 2015. Here is a short video featuring Jon’s thoughts on “4 Questions Everyone Should Ask”.  

READ THE FULL STORY ▶▶
Sep92013
May282013

Aspire Nashville: The Song!

BY rcmaweb|Conferences|Media|LEAVE A COMMENT

At Aspire Nashville last week, the very creative duo from Kidbilly Music led the entire conference in writing and performing a song together about the event! To listen to / download the song go HERE. To download a pdf of the lyrics go HERE. Enjoy!  

READ THE FULL STORY ▶▶
Apr302013

Emerge 2013 Highlights!

BY Mark Novelli|Conferences|Media|2 comments

Watch the highlights video and read about some of the exciting new changes from Emerge 2013!

READ THE FULL STORY ▶▶